News - 10 Dec 2014
Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have now revealed a common characteristic extending through the range of glassy materials. They show that the scaling between the stiffness and strength of...
Article - 12 Aug 2004
Reseachers at UCL have developed a coating based on vanadium dioxide that, when applied to glass windows, will reflect heat but allow light to pass thtough. Posted August 10 2004
News - 3 Jul 2013
Ceramic nanocomposites have been found to have improved hardness, strength, toughness and creep resistance compared to conventional ceramic matrix composites.
Ceramic nanocomposites reviews the...
News - 7 Jun 2010
SCHOTT Electronic Packaging (EP) is seeking to strengthen its position in Europe in order to better serve its customers within Europe as well as in the United States of America. Thus, the...
News - 27 Aug 2019
Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, extends packaging providers a helping hand to turn consumers’ heads. New innovations for inks and coatings make eye-catching and...
News - 28 May 2013
In a move that would make the Alchemists of King Arthur’s time green with envy, scientists have unraveled the formula for turning liquid cement into liquid metal. This makes cement a...
News - 24 Jun 2008
Imagine a plane that has wings made out of glass. Thanks to a major breakthrough in understanding the nature of glass by scientists at the University of Bristol, this has just become a...
News - 18 Jul 2005
A research team headed by Prof. Wang Weihua from the Key Laboratory of Extreme Conditions Physics of the CAS Institute of Physics has developed a new kind of cerium-based bulk metallic glasses with an...
Article - 29 Jan 2018
Photolithography, the formation of intricate patterns on a surface using radiation, can be achieved directly on a photosensitive glass substrate.
Article - 8 Sep 2016
Regular checks on coating processes are essential for manufacturers to maintain product output quality, for example the thickness of coatings. Coatings are frequently composed of costly materials and...